Issue details

Early Years Funding Formula 24/25

The council receives the ring-fenced dedicated schools grant (DSG) to fund the early years funding formulae. The contents of the formula are highly regulated by the Department for Education (DfE). The council is to decide the local formulae after considering the recommendations of the Schools Forum.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/02/2024

Decision due: 6 Mar 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Children and Young People

Lead director: Corporate Director of Children's Services

Contact: Amanda Gridley, Early Years Services Manager Email:

Consultation process

Consultation from 09/01/24-22/01/24 to request views on the councils Early Years Single Funding Formula proposal, the outcome of which is shared with School's Forum who then make a recommendation to Cabinet.


Early Years Providers

Agenda items


  • Early Years Funding Formula 24/25